HFW set 7

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meander

a winding path or course

misapprehension

to apprehend wrongly : misunderstand

morbid

of, relating to, or characteristic of disease

mortify

to destroy the strength, vitality, or functioning of

noxious

physically harmful or destructive to living beings

paltry

inferior, trashy, mean, despicable

parsimonious

frugal to the point of stinginess

paucity

smallness of quantity

pedantic

of, relating to, or being a pedant

perdition

utter destruction

platitude

the quality or state of being dull or insipid

prim

to give a prim or demure expression to

profane

to treat (something sacred) with abuse, irreverence, or contempt

quack

a pretender to medical skill

ramshackel

appearing ready to collapse : rickety

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